Artist of the month choice for December, 2012.
December 8- January 27, 2013
December 1 - 30, 2012
One of five artists chosen from the summer Art Brownie Rainbow project at the INDEXG Gallery to have a 10 piece show in the ART BROWNIE GALAXY 2012 exhibition in December. This international miniature art project and exhibition celebrates a constellation of ideas involving a work of art on a spruce wooden block measuring 2.5 inch square, 1.5 inch in height. INDEXG Gallery, 50 Gladstone Avenue, Toronto, Ontario. http://www.xpia10.com/artbrownie/shop/artists_more.asp?artist=Lorraine%20Thorarinson%20Betts
November 17 - January 8, 2013
|The Small Works show at the Massy Gallery includes a broad and diverse cross-section of work by some of Victoria's most celebrated contemporary artists including watercolourists, oil and acrylic painters, printmakers and mixed media artists. Massey Gallery, Art Gallery of Greater Victoria. http://www.aggv.ca|
November 2 - 30, 2012
Artists of the Stinking Fish Studio Tour showing at the new Metchosin Art Gallery - the MAG - throughout November. The show will highlight works of various media from over 20 artists, including: pottery, contemporary mixed media paintings, landscapes in oil, nudes in acrylics, organic and recycled mosaics, metal sculpture, jewellery featuring lamp work beads and chain maille techniques, etchings and mono prints, wood-turned bowls, furniture and carved stone. The Stinking Fish Artists have been a cohesive group for over 12 years and are celebrating their diversity by coming together under one roof to share their work with the public that has supported them for so many years. Metchosin Art Gallery, 4495 Happy Valley Road. Hours Thursday to Sunday 12noon to 5pm. www.metchosinartgallery.ca.
October 23 - November 9, 2012.
A group show of abstracts - the AB FAB Show at the Red Art Gallery with Carolyn Kowalyk, Jan Henry and Alison Watt. 2033 Oak Bay Avenue. www.redartgallery.ca
October 12 - 14, 2012.
Juried into the Sidney Fine Arts Show at the Mary Winspear Centre, Sidney, BC.
I had the pleasure of being on the jury for the "Visions of Victoria " art show at the Metchosin Art Gallery.
My fellow jurors were Fan Willis, founder of the Fran Willis Gallery, and Jeremy Herndl, art teacher at the Vancouver Island School of Art (VISA).
July 28 - August 31, 2012. The ART BROWNIE project - small unique art pieces. A submission of mini canvases to the INDEXG Gallery, 50 Gladstone Avene, Toronto, Ontario. Shop ART BROWNIE at www.artbrownie.com/SHOP.
"Art Brownies 4", oil on wood
August 8 - 18, 2012. A "mystery" show of art, all 10 x 10", all original. RED Art Gallery, 2033 Oak Bay Ave., 250-881-0462. www.redartgallery.ca
"Blue Yellow", acrylic